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Old 03-14-2007, 02:59 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by Pitlab77 View Post
holy crap. will that fit the 99 1.8
I have 800 dollars burning a hole in my pocket
It will fit...but youll have to make a custom downpipe, not that diff as this dp is already under the car...
Also the egr needs some work...
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Old 03-14-2007, 03:58 PM   #22
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Originally Posted by Brian View Post
Guess what?: assuming you can fabricate and build things with metal, then no kit is going to ever be the best bang-for-the-buck in your eyes!

I love my DIY kit, too, but it's not as nicely-built as a "store-bought" kit. If I was good with metal, it might have been built as nicely/well, but, then it would've "cost" a lot more of my own time and effort. It's really difficult to compare a DIY effort by someone who knows what they're doing to a kit...of course it won't seem like a deal to you!

Since you said there's "alot" [sic], what are all the other DIY benefits you can think of?

And why haven't you told us where to get brand-new ball-bearing T25s for $150? I'm seriously interested.

BTW, I wasn't trying to own you that bad...but, you need to man-up and admit you did get Pwn3d a little
lol I didn't mean a brand new T25, but one off an SR20 front clip with about 30-40k miles. For $150. Theres a shop here in southern california... they had about 20-30 T25s/T28's for sale. I bought a T25 for $150. I wouldn't say getting owned a little bit lol just a misunderstanding.
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Old 03-14-2007, 07:46 PM   #23
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You say "toe-mah-toe..."
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Old 03-17-2007, 03:28 PM   #24
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here is one for $100 shipped
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Old 03-17-2007, 08:11 PM   #25
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Yes, I have an avo kit on mine, but mine's is for NB, that one's different.
I also got mine on ebay, almost new for cheap
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